Poloncarz Won a Third Term as County Executive. Now Comes the Hard Part.

Nov. 8, 2019

Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz will be expected to set the course for tackling big challenges ahead in his next four years in office. (Robert Kirkham/News file photo)
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz will be expected to set the course for tackling big challenges ahead in his next four years in office.

In the wee hours of Wednesday morning, newly re-elected Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz finally got to sit down after making a late appearance at Democratic Party headquarters to give his victory speech.

When asked if he might try to win an unprecedented fourth term four years from now, the tired and slightly hoarse county executive dropped his forehead into his palm.

“Oh, my God,” he said. “I haven’t thought about that. This was a long campaign. At this point, I’m thinking about getting a good night’s sleep.”
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